Charlie Bridge represents clients at the trial and appellate levels in a wide range of litigation matters, including securities litigation, shareholder and corporate governance litigation, complex commercial litigation, antitrust litigation and class action defense. 

Mr. Bridge's pro bono practice is also wide-ranging and has included immigration law, prisoner civil rights litigation, wage-and-hour litigation and post-conviction representation. He was a member of the WilmerHale team that helped to exonerate Jaythan Kendrick, whose murder conviction was vacated in 2020 after Mr. Kendrick served 25 years in prison for a murder he did not commit.

Before joining the firm, Mr. Bridge was a law clerk for the Honorable Sandra L. Lynch of the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. In law school, he was managing editor of the Yale Law Journal, a student director of the Supreme Court Advocacy Clinic, a summer intern in the Criminal Appeals Unit at the US Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts, and a summer associate at the firm in 2015.


  • Named a New York Metro Rising Star by Super Lawyers for business litigation in 2020, 2021 and 2023.
  • Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for appellate law (2023–2024).

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  • Education

    • JD, Yale Law School, 2016

      Managing Editor, Yale Law Journal

    • AB, Classics, Harvard College, 2011

      magna cum laude

      Phi Beta Kappa

  • Admissions

    • New York

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Sandra L. Lynch, US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2016 - 2017